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Lucille Ball

Birth Name: Lucille Desiree Ball

Birth Place: Celoron, NY

Birthday: August 6, 1911, Leo

Died: April 26, 1989

Profession: Actor, Dancer, Producer, Model, Studio executive

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Cate Blanchett and Lucille Ball

Cate Blanchett Will Play Lucille Ball in Biopic by Aaron Sorkin

Cate Blanchett will star as Hollywood icon Lucille Ball in a biopic penned by Aaron Sorkin (The West Wing, The Newsroom), TheWrap reports. The movie will trace Ball's marriage to her I Love Lucy co-star Desi Arnaz, and is being produced by their two… Read more

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Top Hat - Trailer
04:11 — Classic Irving Berlin musical about a young woman who mistakenly believes that the American dancer romancing her is married to her best friend. Academ (more…)
Quincy Jones
Quincy Jones remembers when Frank Sinatra cut him loose with Lucille Ball and Loretta Young in Las Vegas.
I Love Lucille “Balls”
Season 11 Episode 162 Show Highlight: Carol Burnett recalls a tale of her old friend, the late Lucille Ball, and how America s favorite red-head had t (more…)
Is Cate Playing Lucille Ball?
Season 12 Episode 163 Show Highlight: Andy Cohen asks actress Cate Blanchett to confirm if she is going to play Lucille Ball in Aaron Sorkin s upcomin (more…)

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Wed Feb 10 5:00am
I Love LucyLucy Writes a Play(Season 1, Episode 17) HALMRK

There's more than one way to break into show business: If Ricky won't use her in his act, Lucy will write a play for him to act in. And she does (a story about a Cuban tobacco picker titled “A Tree Grows in Havana”), and enters it in a competition at h (more…)

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Wed Feb 10 5:30am
I Love LucyBreaking the Lease(Season 1, Episode 18) HALMRK

The Ricardos and the Mertzes carry on a war of noise and nerves. It begins when Ethel takes a dim view of Lucy and Ricky's late-night serenading. Soon, things get out of hand and the Ricardos threaten to move. But the Mertzes, who own the building, demand (more…)

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Wed Feb 10 6:00am
I Love LucyThe Ballet(Season 1, Episode 19) HALMRK

As usual, Lucy wants to get into Ricky's act and, as it happens, Ricky has openings for a ballet dancer and a baggy-pants comic. Which to choose? Both, as it turns out. First she signs on with Madame Lamond (Mary Wickes) for a ballet lesson. That doesn't (more…)

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Paula Deen
Paula Deen Posts Photo of Son in "Brownface"

Will she ever learn?

Lucille Ball
Lucille Ball Fans Petition to Get Horrific Statue of the Actress Removed

"It looks like a monster"

I Love Lucy
I Love Lucy Gets Colorized For Christmas and Finally Goes Blu-ray

If you've been dreaming of a red Christmas, then Santa — or, rather, CBS — is about to make your hol…

Shirley Mitchell
Last Surviving Adult I Love Lucy Cast Member Shirley Mitchell Dies at 94

Shirley Mitchell, who is believed to have been the last surviving adult cast member of I Love Lucy,…

Jamila Thompson
The Tuesday Playlist: That's a Wrap For Voice Blind Auditions, Cougar Town

The curtain comes down on the best part of TV's hottest singing competition, as the "blind auditions…

Desi Arnaz Jr.
TV Guide Magazine's 60th Anniversary: How Desi Arnaz Jr. Became Our First Cover Star

He helped make TV Guide Magazine a hit right out of the box. And we, in turn, helped make his life u…

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  • Birth Name: Lucille Desiree Ball
  • Birth Place: Celoron, NY
  • Birthday: August 6, 1911, Leo
  • Died: April 26, 1989
  • Profession: Actor, Dancer, Producer, Model, Studio executive